Fair Weather Flying

by Water Street Solutions June 11, 2012

FarmFuturesLogoNEW (2)It's amazing the similarities between pilots and market advisors.  Either job takes training and the ability to act under stress.  With the markets that we've seen in recent years, it's the equivalent of flying through bad storms.  Today Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions, in his post on www.farmfutures.com, talks about how to make sure you have the right one in the cockpit.  Read the post HERE.

The Condition of this Year's Crop

by Water Street Solutions June 5, 2012

dFrye64May12During this time of year, it's easy to get caught with a bad case of backyard syndrome.  We think that the total crop probably looks like ours.  That can be dangerous if we're pricing grain at this point, or putting that off because of our bullish attitude.  Today Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions talks with Dewey Nelson of KRVN about what factors to watch and the possibilities for this crop.  The Condition of this Years Crop June 5 2012 Frye AUDIO

For the text of the interview, click here: The Condition of this Year's Crop

Misplaced Optimism

by Water Street Solutions May 29, 2012

FarmFuturesLogoNEW (2)What has you optimistic this year?  It's got to be something - because farming and total pessimism just don't go together.  So are you expecting great yields?  How about the kind of prices we experienced last year?  Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions writes about this in Finance First on www.farmfutures.com.  He cautions that we typically don't get both great yields and great prices in one year - and it's a good business decision to consider what you'll do.  Read the post here.  

Who Should We Listen To?

by Water Street Solutions May 22, 2012

dHeffta64Sometimes we spend a lot of time gathering information to make a decision, and then we never actually get that decision made.  It could be because we never stop gathering information.  Dean Heffta, Senior Director of Development for Water Street Solutions talks about that today with Dewey Nelson from KRVNWho Should We Listen To Heffta AUDIO

For the text of the interview, click here: Who Should We Listen To?

Who Should We Listen To?

by Water Street Solutions May 14, 2012

FarmFuturesLogoNEW (2)You've been there before.  You have to make a decision.  You consult a couple of friends.  And pretty soon you have SO many different opinions that you just can't decide.  It can be that way with marketing as well.  Today Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions explores analysis paralysis as it relates to you on the farm.  Read the article here.  

What Do You Look For in an Advisor?

by Heather Lauf February 21, 2012

FarmFuturesLogoNEW (2)You can't do it all in farming today.  You need help with some of it and sometimes that means hiring a trusted advisor.  Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions discusses how to go about that selection process.  You can find the post on www.farmfutures.com or read it by clicking here.

Hiring an Advisor: What is their Intent?

by Water Street Solutions January 24, 2012

dHeffta64Whenever you're building a relationship with someone new, trust is a factor - especially if that new person on the farm is a financial or marketing advisor who is going to have access to your financial information.  It's important to pay attention to why an advisor wants your business and their motivations for that, according to Dean Heffta, Director of Development at Water Street Solutions.  Here he visits with Ken Rahjes from KRVN about the issue.  It All Comes Down to Intent - Heffta AUDIO

For the text of the interview, click here: Hiring an Advisor - What is Their Intent?

The Best Fit for Water Street Solutions

by Water Street Solutions December 22, 2011

Dave-Russell1You may have read a lot about us over the years....and wondered if your business could benefit from our services.  In this interview with Dave Russell from the Brownfield Network, Water Street Solutions' President and CEO Darren Frye talks about the kind of farmer that benefits the most from working with us.  Listen to that interview here.

Frye is Guest on US Farm Report

by Water Street Solutions November 28, 2011

US Farm Report Nov 26 2011Over the weekend, Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions appeared as a guest analyst on US Farm Report.  Frye discussed what farmers can do to find profit in the market at this point.

The Importance of Crop Insurance in a Bear Market

by Water Street Solutions November 22, 2011

dFrye64We may be winding down from a bull market and entering into a trend that looks more bearish as we move into 2012.  That means crop insurance will be more important than ever, according to Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions.  He talks about this with Ken Rahjes from KRVN.

The Importance of Crop Insurance in a Bear Market - Frye AUDIO

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